Various shots of Roman gladiators from Chipperfield's circus leading horses from tent. Various shots as they fix the chariots to the horses. M/S of women checking reins of horses. M/S's Roman gladiator fixing bridle chain to chariot, a woman assists him. M/S women riding out of tent on horses. M/S gladiators getting into chariots. M/S of the girls on horseback. High angle shot of chariots passing by camera and entering tent. M/S of the gladiators dropping flag for start of race. High angle shot of chariots racing around arena with camera following. M/S of horses galloping. L/S chariots coming towards camera. Various shots as they race around the arena. M/S of the race from one chariot. Various shots as the race continues.